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Monogold: Now Hear This

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Brooklyn’s Monogold brought their lush, ambient sound onto the scene in 2008 with their debut EP, We Animals, followed by a CMJ showcase, heralded as “one to see” by many. This led to immediate attention from the likes of Spin, who included their song “Feel Animal” among their year’s top ten. Not too shabby for a band just starting out.

21 Dec 2011 | 1 comment | More

I am Harlequin: Now Hear This

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I am Harlequin, otherwise known as Anne Freier, is a German-born, London-based singer/songwriter who’s got one of those sultry, belt-it-out voices that doesn’t quit. She writes indie pop songs on both harp and piano, often adding a spare, electro edge…

11 Jun 2011 | More

Hazel Jade Rogers: Now Hear This

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It’s not often we make a point of highlighting teenage talent the likes of Dublin-based Hazel Jade Rogers, now a savvy fifteen-year-old, whose first non-school performance was a mere two years ago, when she sang in the opera Carmen in a major Irish concert hall.

30 Mar 2011 | More

Now Hear This: J Prhyme

Austin-born, Santa Monica-based J. Prhyme, aka Johnny Edson, had his SAG card as an actor at age 4 and started writing lyrics and music less than eight years later.

28 Jan 2011 | More

Parasite Diet: Now Hear This

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Parasite Diet are a power pop punk duo from the future, existing in a remote zone called Paducah, Kentucky when they aren’t hopping planets and decades, so it’s not certain where they came upon oldies like The Ramones, The Undertones or Devo…

13 Dec 2010 | 2 comments | More